Nov 22, 2012 5:00am PST
number one quarterback alex smith that colin kaepernick will start sunday. the decision is not health related. kaepernick performed very well on monday night in a big win over chicago while smith was sidelined with concussion. no official comment from anyone on the 49ers team. football at cbs 5 starts at 9 a.m. this morning, pre-game. we have the lions and texans at 9:30. >>> play of the day on thanksgiving day, we have a little hoop action for you. we go to houston ex-warrior nate robinson with the ball with an impressive reverse 360 and the layup, spinarama, up with the right hand, up and in. rockets won the game but nate is our play of the day. >>> u.s. troops in afghanistan celebrated thanksgiving day in a very american way. soldiers stationed in kabul took in a game of football themselves. check out the jerseys they're sporting there. they were donated by the new york jets. they are playing the pats today. after the game the troops enjoyed a traditional thanksgiving dinner. nice. >>> it's 5726 right now. progress in the middle east but will a cease-fire hold? the latest on the fr
Nov 23, 2012 5:00am PST
quarterback had a big game against chicago monday night filling in for alex smith, who was out with a concussion. smith has been cleared to play against the saints. >>> the big bone will stay at lincoln high school for at least another year. ♪ [ music ] >> the annual big bone game between the city's two oldest public high schools. the lincoln lions beat the san jose bulldogs 55-13 before a few thousand fans at city college. that rivalry dates back to the 1940s. it's lincoln's 15th straight win. >>> another lincoln high school is also a thanksgiving day winner this one in san francisco. lincoln high won the san francisco championship game 22- 21 over the defending champion mission high. mission erased a 14-0 deficit but lincoln later took the lead for good with a two-point conversion. >>> now, the play of the day of from college basketball. memphis' chris with the alley- oop to team may d.j. stephens who dunked it in but in the end, unbelievable virginia commonwealth upset number 17 memphis 78-65. >> i could watch that all day. >> good luck. >> that was a great play. >> 5:25 n
Nov 27, 2012 5:00am PST
the road. >> reporter: vice president kenneth smith isn't just a proud coach talking up his team. the east bay warriors have beat the best to go to the national championship in florida three times. and this year, they did it undefeated. these kids are the cream of the crop. there are 1200 teams in each division and only 24 make it to nationals. that's just 2%. >> it takes hard work, pride and discipline. >> reporter: discipline that extends off the field. most of these players have grade point averages above 3.5. >> so not only are they athletic, they're smart. >> reporter: and they're being cheered on by a squad that's also going national. the girls cheer squad placed first in regionals this year. they say it's not just stunts they're learning. >> team work. confident because i think my team has what it takes to win first. >> reporter: the kind of determination that their coaches know won't end with pop warner. >> everything that my coaches have taught me shows me what to do, and believe in me and just going to follow me everywhere i go.